VIDEO: INTERVIEW – SOFI TUKKER Talk ‘Treehouse’, Recent Success

"Manifesto" is spoken word pop meets house track from Animal Talk, a new artist collective helmed by SOFI TUKKER and also the name of their new label imprint that strives to build a supportive community of creatives. The opportunity to create a new label of their own was spawned from the duo's early days when in 2013, the pair met Benjamin Ruttner from the Knocks who invited them to move to New York and work out of his Chinatown studio. "That was all the encouragement we needed to put everything on the line and dare to really believe

PHOTOS: Sofi Tukker – Fox Theater, Oakland, CA 5/18/2018

Since the release of the track, "Best Friend", Sofi Tukker have been growing in popularity and recognition. The track charted in numerous categories across the globe and helped them garner a Grammy nomination. The duo comprised of Sophie Hawley-Weld and Tucker Halpern recently released their debut album, Treehouse, and just released the track "Batshit", which was adapted from a love poem by Chacal for "The Dare" "Batshit" draws from South American folk music and features Tucker's debut as the lead vocalist. Hawley-Weld stated- "We are introducing him as exactly what he is: Batshit Crazy. It’s as

Lightning in A Bottle 2018 Returns with Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Zhu, Sofi Tukker

The initial lineup for the 2018 edition of Lighting In a Bottle has been announced in phases and includes a list of incredible performers including Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Zhu, GRiZ,Fever Ray, The Glitch Mob, Sofi Tukker, Tune-Yards and numerous others. Taking place over the course of 5 days including Memorial Day weekend, May 23-28, 2018, Lightning in a Bottle will once again be at Lake San Antonio in Bradley, CA. The organizer of the event, DoLaB, is bringing back many of the workshops and cultural offerings including over 150 talks and discussions with world-renowned visionaries, experts

TOP 17 Songs of 2017

As 2017 draws to a close, it's time to reflect on all the great music that was released during the last year and made an impact. The year gone by was a successful one for artists like Portugal. The Man and K. Flay, for example, who have been making music for some time but finally got the attention of the mainstream, whereas, newer artists like SZA and Sofi Tukker gathered momentum early in the year and steam-rolled through festival appearances and appeared in numerous online playlists shared throughout millions of social media profiles. From the ubiquitous tracks that were beaten

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 12/09/2017 – SOFI TUKKER Remains On Top

SOFI TUKKER stays on top of the chart with “Best Friend” featuring NERVO, The Knocks & Alisa Ueno. The New York City-based duo recently released numerous remixes of the track that have resonated with many across the blogosphere. YUNGBLUD, Tune-Yards and Chromeo make moves up as well. Check out this week's Top 10! 15857

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 12/2/2017 – SOFI TUKKER Tops Chart, Tune-Yards Debut

It’s been a breakout year for SOFI TUKKER, as the duo tops the B-Sides Top 10 with “Best Friend”, a track that features NERVO, The Knocks & Alisa Ueno. The duo started the year with a Grammy nomination and has continued to grow with numerous festival appearances, a feature spot providing the soundtrack to the iPhone X ad and an opening spot for ODESZA on their massive arena tour. Chromeo makes a move up with “Juice”, the first single from their forthcoming album Head Over Heels, as YUNGBLUD also moves upward. New music by Tune-Yards and Marshmello

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 11/18/2017: Alex Lahey Stays On Top, Pale Waves Debut

Alex Lahey stays on top with “Every Day's The Weekend” from her debut LP, I Love You Like A Brother . Pale Waves make their debut on the chart with "Television Romance", as Chromeo returns with a glimpse of their forthcoming album, Head Over Heels, with "Juice". SOFI TUKKER makes a big jump to the third spot, along with MGMT, who move up to four. Check out this week's Top 10! 15832

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 11/11/2017 – Alex Lahey Remains On Top, YUNG BLUD Debuts

Alex Lahey retains the top spot with “Every Day's The Weekend” from her debut LP, I Love You Like A Brother , while Wolf Alice remain locked in the runner-up position. New music comes into the top 10 with “Best Friend” by Sofi Tukker that features NERVO, The Knocks and Alisa Ueno, along with new music from 19 year old YungBlud with "I Love You, Will You Marry Me" from his catchy debut LP, King Charles. Lots of great tunes on the chart this week also includes Lo Moon, the latest from MGMT and more. Check out

VIDEO: INTERVIEW – Sofi Tukker at Outside Lands 2017

If there is a single band that the collective music scene(and their fan base) is holding their breath for a proper album from, it is Sofi Tukker. The indie-dance-pop duo consisting of Sophie Hawley-Weld and Tucker Halpern was founded only a few years ago when the two met as students during their senior year of college at Brown University. Tucker had been a basketball player his whole life but picked up making music while he was recovering from a severe injury that ended his career, and Sophie had accepted a job to teach yoga in Brazil the following year. The

Top 15 Small Font Coachella 2017 Artists

Whenever the lineup for a major major festival like Coachella is announced, everyone gravitates towards the headliners and it takes a second to cull through the rest of the lineup. When analyzing at the rest of the bill outside of Radiohead, Lady Gaga, and Kendrick Lamar, it's easy to see that there are quality artists performing throughout the festival. Here are our top 15 small font artist playing Coachella 2017. 14766

VIDEO: INTERVIEW – SOFI TUKKER at Treasure Island Music Festival 2016

One of the highlights at the Treasure Island Music Festival 2016 was the afternoon set by SOFI TUKKER. The origins of the band dates back just a few years back when the pair met at an art gallery where Hawley-Weld was performing when Halpern remixed a song right on the spot. Though the pair was interested in making music together, things didn’t really take shape until a chance opportunity for Halpern, who was a producer/DJ, to open for The http://b-sides.tv/wp-admin/post.php?post=14450&action=edit#edit_timestampKnocks came about. After listening to a few demos, The Knocks convinced Halpern to pursue the